Obituaries Announcements

Jackson E. “Jack” Danner
Mercer Funeral Home in Holton
Holton, KS

Jackson E. “Jack” Danner, 23, of Holton, KS, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2023. He was born January 28, 2000 in Topeka, KS, the son of Brett E. and Carole L. (Cochren) Danner.

Jack graduated from Holton High School in 2018 and attended Washburn Tech earning his Electrical Degree. Jack worked for Midwest Coating and loved working alongside his uncle, cousins and best friend, John Ehrhart.

In his spare time, Jack enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a very kind and good-natured soul, and had a heart of gold. Jack was loyal to his family and friends alike.

Survivors include his parents, Brett and Carole Danner of Topeka, KS; sister, Logan Fornelli of Valley Falls; grandparents, Mike and Sharon Cochren and Sharon S. Cochren both of Circleville, KS and Estell Danner of Holton, KS; aunt/God Mother, Jean Danner McCauley (Travis) of Holton, KS; aunts, Valerie Cochren Olberding (Kevin) and Michelle Cochren Callison (Matt) both of Circleville, KS; 11 cousins and 2 beloved dogs, Boosie and Glacier.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Vic E. Danner and aunt, Debby Danner Morris.

Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 23, 2023 at the Mercer Funeral Home in Holton. Family will greet friends 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at a later date at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the Helping Hands Humane Society or Quails Forever c/o Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 270, Holton, KS 66436. To leave a special message for the family, please visit